Law and colonial cultures : legal regimes in world history, 1400-1900 / Lauren Benton.

Advances an interesting perspective in world history, arguing that institutions and culture - and not just the global economy - serve as important elements of international order. Focusing on colonial legal politics and the interrelation of local and indigenous cultural contests and institutional ch...

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Main Author: Benton, Lauren A., (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2001.
Series:Studies in comparative world history.
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